The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Lotus products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Lotus over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within IBM Lotus Software.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lotus
Rank 225 241 253
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Lotus 16 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 3
Average salary £25,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.54% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £25,000 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,750 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.87%
Lotus
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3009 3150 3478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.92% 44.66% 46.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2416 2511 2854
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,711 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Lotus
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Lotus across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Lotus Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Lotus
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Lotus across the North West region.

Lotus Salary Trend in the North West

Lotus
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lotus across the North West region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Lotus Salary Histogram in the North West

Lotus
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Lotus within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -5 8 £29,500 -46.36% 1
Cheshire - 8 £18,500 -
Lotus
England

Lotus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus.

1 57 (93.44%) IBM Notes
2 34 (55.74%) Windows
3 31 (50.82%) Microsoft
3 31 (50.82%) ITIL
4 30 (49.18%) MS Office
5 25 (40.98%) MS Excel
6 23 (37.70%) MCP
6 23 (37.70%) HP
7 21 (34.43%) OpenView
7 21 (34.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 21 (34.43%) Service Management
7 21 (34.43%) SLA
7 21 (34.43%) SC Cleared
7 21 (34.43%) Security Cleared
8 15 (24.59%) Active Directory
9 14 (22.95%) VMware
10 12 (19.67%) Dell
11 11 (18.03%) MS Exchange
11 11 (18.03%) SCCM
12 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (16.39%) WAN
12 10 (16.39%) Citrix
12 10 (16.39%) Symantec
13 9 (14.75%) Lotus Domino
13 9 (14.75%) IBM
13 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (14.75%) Infrastructure Management
13 9 (14.75%) Local Government
14 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
15 7 (11.48%) Cisco

Lotus
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Lotus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Lotus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 57 (93.44%) IBM Notes
2 11 (18.03%) MS Exchange
3 9 (14.75%) Lotus Domino
4 5 (8.20%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.20%) Lync
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.64%) GroupWise
6 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.64%) IIS
6 1 (1.64%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.64%) Quickr
Applications
1 30 (49.18%) MS Office
2 25 (40.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.64%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.39%) WAN
2 7 (11.48%) VPN
3 5 (8.20%) LAN
4 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (6.56%) DNS
5 2 (3.28%) SAN
5 2 (3.28%) Firewall
6 1 (1.64%) Intranet
6 1 (1.64%) SMTP
6 1 (1.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) Ingres
2 3 (4.92%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (14.75%) Local Government
2 6 (9.84%) Advertising
3 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) French Language
3 2 (3.28%) Norwegian Language
3 2 (3.28%) Spanish Language
3 2 (3.28%) Swedish Language
4 1 (1.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Analyst
2 27 (44.26%) Service Analyst
2 27 (44.26%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) 1st Line Support
4 7 (11.48%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) IT Support
6 5 (8.20%) Messaging Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Systems Manager
6 5 (8.20%) Service Desk Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 2 (3.28%) Service Desk Technician
9 2 (3.28%) Messaging Consultant
9 2 (3.28%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Consultant
9 2 (3.28%) Administrator
10 1 (1.64%) 2nd Line Support
10 1 (1.64%) Business Consultant
10 1 (1.64%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) Web Services
2 1 (1.64%) Middleware
2 1 (1.64%) Dojo
Operating Systems
1 34 (55.74%) Windows
2 9 (14.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.20%) Windows 8
4 5 (8.20%) UNIX
5 4 (6.56%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) ITIL
2 21 (34.43%) Service Management
3 9 (14.75%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (11.48%) Asset Management
5 5 (8.20%) Supplier Management
5 5 (8.20%) Benchmarking
5 5 (8.20%) Project Management
5 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
5 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2
5 5 (8.20%) CRM
5 5 (8.20%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.92%) ERP
6 3 (4.92%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.28%) Migration
7 2 (3.28%) IT Asset Management
8 1 (1.64%) OpenUP
8 1 (1.64%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) VBScript
2 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (37.70%) MCP
2 21 (34.43%) SC Cleared
2 21 (34.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.92%) MCSE
4 2 (3.28%) CCA
4 2 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (34.43%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.20%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.20%) XenApp
3 5 (8.20%) MetaFrame
3 5 (8.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (34.43%) OpenView
1 21 (34.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 11 (18.03%) SCCM
3 5 (8.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (3.28%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (50.82%) Microsoft
2 23 (37.70%) HP
3 14 (22.95%) VMware
4 12 (19.67%) Dell
5 10 (16.39%) Citrix
5 10 (16.39%) Symantec
6 9 (14.75%) IBM
7 7 (11.48%) Cisco
8 6 (9.84%) Oracle
8 6 (9.84%) SAP
9 5 (8.20%) EMC
9 5 (8.20%) McAfee
9 5 (8.20%) NetApp
9 5 (8.20%) IronPort
9 5 (8.20%) Kaspersky
10 2 (3.28%) LANDesk
10 2 (3.28%) Websense
10 2 (3.28%) Sun
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